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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE ALASKA
330 PM AKST SUN MAR 1 2015

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE
ALASKA PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS UP TO 100 NM OUT.

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT AN AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WIND WAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ199-021330-
330 PM AKST SUN MAR 1 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA+BRISTOL BAY+THE ALASKA
PENINSULA WATERS AND THE ALEUTIAN ISLANDS...
A 1005 MB LOW 150 NM SOUTH OF ATKA WILL MOVE TO 50 NM SOUTHEAST OF
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND MON AFTERNOON AT 999 MB AND THEN MOVE NORTH
OF THE BERING MON NIGHT. A 1001 MB LOW WILL DEVELOP 100 NM
NORTHWEST OF NIKOLSKI LATE MON MORNING THEN MOVE TO 160 NM SOUTH
OF SAND POINT TUE AFTERNOON AT 1014 MB. A WEATHER FRONT WILL MOVE
INTO THE WESTERN ALEUTIANS ON TUE.

$$

PKZ150-021330-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA SITKINAK TO CASTLE CAPE-
330 PM AKST SUN MAR 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.MON...SE WIND 25 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 8
FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ155-021330-
SOUTH OF THE AK PENINSULA CASTLE CAPE TO CAPE SARICHEF-
330 PM AKST SUN MAR 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT BECOMING S 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 8
FT. RAIN.
.MON...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. RAIN.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

PKZ160-021330-
BRISTOL BAY-
330 PM AKST SUN MAR 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT BY MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...E WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FT.
PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.TUE...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

PKZ165-021330-
PORT HEIDEN TO CAPE SARICHEF-
330 PM AKST SUN MAR 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT. W OF PORT MOLLER...E WIND 25 KT
DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.MON...SE WIND 25 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
FROM PORT MOLLER W...SE WIND 15 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 8 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.

$$

PKZ170-021330-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI BERING SIDE-
330 PM AKST SUN MAR 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY TONIGHT AND MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 KT BECOMING SW 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6
FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.MON...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON NIGHT...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 7 FT BUILDING TO 11 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. RAIN.
.TUE...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

$$

PKZ171-021330-
UNALASKA BAY-
330 PM AKST SUN MAR 1 2015

.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT.
RAIN.
.MON...S WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...NW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...W WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

PKZ172-021330-
CAPE SARICHEF TO NIKOLSKI PACIFIC SIDE-
330 PM AKST SUN MAR 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT BECOMING SW 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9
FT. RAIN.
.MON...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT BECOMING W 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
10 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.THU...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.

$$

PKZ173-021330-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND BERING SIDE-
330 PM AKST SUN MAR 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT BECOMING NW 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 10
FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED THROUGH THU...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 18 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT.

$$

PKZ174-021330-
NIKOLSKI TO SEGUAM ISLAND PACIFIC SIDE-
330 PM AKST SUN MAR 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 11 FT. RAIN.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT BECOMING NW 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 13
FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.THU...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 15 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

$$

PKZ175-021330-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK BERING SIDE-
330 PM AKST SUN MAR 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
6 FT. RAIN.
.MON...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.WED...W WIND 35 KT. SEAS 19 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 13 FT.

$$

PKZ176-021330-
SEGUAM ISLAND TO ADAK PACIFIC SIDE-
330 PM AKST SUN MAR 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 12 FT. RAIN.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 10 FT.
.WED...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 17 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.

$$

PKZ177-021330-
ADAK TO KISKA-
330 PM AKST SUN MAR 1 2015

...GALE WARNING MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT BY MIDNIGHT. SEAS 9 FT
BUILDING TO 15 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT BECOMING W 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
13 FT SUBSIDING TO 9 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.WED...W WIND 35 KT. SEAS 22 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.

$$

PKZ178-021330-
KISKA TO ATTU-
330 PM AKST SUN MAR 1 2015

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 35 KT. SEAS 19 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
16 FT SUBSIDING TO 10 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT BECOMING S 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
10 FT BUILDING TO 14 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 14 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 27 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 40 KT. SEAS 27 FT.
.THU...S WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.

$$

PKZ179-021330-
PRIBILOF ISLANDS NEAR SHORE WATERS-
330 PM AKST SUN MAR 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT. SEAS 8 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT INCREASING TO 30 KT BY MIDNIGHT. SEAS
7 FT BUILDING TO 10 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 11 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 30 KT. SEAS 16 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...SW WIND 25 KT. SEAS 15 FT.

$$

PKZ180-021330-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND ETOLIN STRAIT-
330 PM AKST SUN MAR 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS 6 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...SE WIND 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
6 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.TUE...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.

$$

PKZ181-021330-
NORTH AND WEST OF NUNIVAK ISLAND-
330 PM AKST SUN MAR 1 2015

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 KT. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...SE WIND 25 KT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT BECOMING W 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY
FOG. RAIN AND SNOW.
.TUE...NW WIND 30 KT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT.

$$

PKZ185-021330-
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND WATERS-
330 PM AKST SUN MAR 1 2015

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING MONDAY NIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 KT DIMINISHING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT W OF
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND...SE 20 KT E OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND. SEAS
IN ICE FREE WATERS 15 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON W OF
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND...SE WIND 20 KT FROM SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND E.
SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 9 FT. PATCHY FOG. RAIN AND SNOW.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT E OF
SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND...NW WIND 30 KT W OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND.
SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 9 FT. PATCHY FOG. SNOW AND RAIN. HEAVY
FREEZING SPRAY W OF SAINT MATTHEW ISLAND.
.TUE...NW WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 8 FT.
.WED...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 13 FT.
.THU...E WIND 30 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 12 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 25 KT. SEAS IN ICE FREE WATERS 11 FT.

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